Judge makes a correction about seats where jurors were crying, for the record he says it was seats 21 and 22
While waiting for the jury, Judge asks Brauchler and Brady to the bench
conference ends, jury enters
DA officially says the people rests
Brady says the defense also rests
That is the LAST time the parties will rest in this case
"Phase 3 has come to a conclusion"
Judge giving the jurors the rest of the afternoon off and return after lunch tomorrow
Both sides will get 40 minutes for arguments tomorrow, and both will get 20 min rebuttals if they want them
Judge will give the jury the advisements again today
"Given how close we are to the end and given how long this process has taken..." judge asks the jury to avoid the news altogether.
Jury will arrive at 1pm tomorrow
"Please, just avoid the news... if everyone can do that. If at all possible"
We will get 3 hour warning after a verdict is reached
@Mr.D.: I can ask again tomorrow. Remind me?
@Matt: We're just glad to do an educational and informative community service
Looks like we're going to work until 6